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    Why does Russia Periodically Destabilize the Situation in the South Caucasus?
    Aug04

    Why does Russia Periodically Destabilize the Situation in the South Caucasus?

    Interview with Mykhaylo Gonchar, head of Center for Global Studies “Strategy XXI,” Ukrainian expert on energy issues. Mr. Gonchar, the agreement on transportation of Iranian gas to Georgia through the territory of Armenia has been concluded. How will it be reflected in regional developments? I’ll observe it as strengthening of the position...

    ‘13,000 Jordanians studying medicine abroad’
    Aug04

    ‘13,000 Jordanians studying medicine abroad’

    AMMAN — Thousands of Jordanians are studying medicine and engineering abroad, raising concerns about the prospects for their employment when they return to the Kingdom, officials said this week. According to figures from the Jordan Medical Association (JMA) and the Jordan Engineers Association (JEA), some 13,000 Jordanians are enrolled in medical...

    Five Steps NATO Should Take To Deter Russia
    Aug03

    Five Steps NATO Should Take To Deter Russia

    Dan Goure Russia, Eurasia Here are five that should form the core of a U.S./NATO effort to enhance deterrence and stability in Europe. As events in Crimea, Eastern Ukraine and Syria have unfolded, the world has had a chance to see the new Russian defense strategy and force posture in action. Russian President Putin has successfully finessed his...

    OSCE monitors held at gunpoint in Ukraine
    Aug03

    OSCE monitors held at gunpoint in Ukraine

    The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe said Wednesday that one of its monitors was threatened at gunpoint in eastern Ukraine in an incident involving several armed and apparently drunk men of uncertain affiliation. …read more Source: The Local...

    Trump Campaign Lied About Ukraine Change
    Aug03

    Trump Campaign Lied About Ukraine Change

    Top Trump aide Paul Manafort swore that the campaign had nothing to do with a radical change in the official Republican Party position on Ukraine. He was lying. …read more Source: The Daily...

    Students of IAB International Academy of Business Summer School for Young Leaders Program visit VivaCell-MTS headquarters
    Aug03

    Students of IAB International Academy of Business Summer School for Young Leaders Program visit VivaCell-MTS headquarters

    Twenty 12-16 year-old students of the IAB International Academy of Business Summer School for Young Leaders Program visited VivaCell-MTS headquarters. The press office of VivaCell-MTS has told ArmInfo that during an interactive meeting the Company’s General Manager Ralph Yirikian introduced the guests to the managerial culture in...

    Trump tries to stop the bleeding
    Aug03

    Trump tries to stop the bleeding

    Donald Trump is facing a whirlwind of criticism from Republican leaders — including some of his closest allies — as he fends off reports of a staff shake up, another intervention and even rumblings that he could be urged to step aside as the party’s nominee. On Wednesday, Paul Manafort, Trump’s top strategist, flatly denied a report...

    Russia Looks to Napoleon for Economic Tips
    Aug03

    Russia Looks to Napoleon for Economic Tips

    Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev is turning to Napoleon Bonaparte for inspiration in jumpstarting his country’s economy and establishing a more watertight legal framework, according to news website Lenta. Speaking at a forum in Russia’s Vladimir region, Medvedev praised the Corsican-born commander’s rule and told a group...

    Czech deputy PM rejects refugee quotas, says country should fight any EU sanctions
    Aug03

    Czech deputy PM rejects refugee quotas, says country should fight any EU sanctions

    PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech Republic should not accept any refugees, Deputy Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Wednesday, rejecting the European Union’s quotas and threatening legal action if sanctions are imposed. …read more Source:...

    Putin to Meet South Korea’s President To Discuss Energy and North Korea
    Aug03

    Putin to Meet South Korea’s President To Discuss Energy and North Korea

    Vladimir Putin has invited South Korea’s President Park Geun-hye to Russia for talks, the Kremlin announced Wednesday. The leaders will meet in Vladivostok on September 3. The current agenda for their discussion is quite broad, although Park’s spokesman has made clear that North Korea’s nuclear proliferation will be among the...